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to afghanistan's future. >> that designation paves the way for the u.s. and afghanistan to maintain defense long aft u.s. troop withdrawal. secretary clinton is on her way to tokyo. in japan, she'll ask international donors to pledge their support to afghanistan. joining me on the phone from kabul is john wendell, a photographer and time magazine correspondent. how significant is this announcement? >> caller: hi. thanks for having me. i think secretary clinton's use of the word symbol is the keyword here. the enduring partnership was signed on may 2nd between the u.s. and afghanistan. the major non-nato ally announcement was part of that. the announcement, i think, is not so significant when it comes to the day-to-day of the war. what i think it is doing is helping lay the fears o afghanistan's elite that will be abandoned ahead of the 2014 u.s. withdrawal of nato forces and part of an effort to push the taliban back. i think the main reason for the announcement was so the u.s. can point to a concrete move showing its commitment ahead of the tokyo conference you mentioned tomorrow. as part of an
to be one held of a disappointment. that's all for us tonight. >>> from cnn world headquarters in atlanta, this is early start weekend. an unannounced visit to afghanistan and an impact for troop withdrawal. plus, like a scene from "jaws," the hunt is on to find the sharks before they claim a human life. >>> blame it on the meat. that's what one olympic coach is doing. is one team's diet behind their losses in key contests? >>> it is saturday, july 7th. good morning, everyone. i'm randi kaye. glad you are waking up with us. chances are after you turned on cnn you logged into your computer to do surfing and check your e-mail. come monday, it may not be possible. it turns out there's a nasty virus out there. hundreds of thousands of computers are affected around the world. that means you may not have internet access monday morning. the fbi plans to shut down services to fix it. the scope doesn't matter if you are one of the unlucky ones. what will you do without your internet if you lose it monday? how will you spend your time? can you remember what life was like without it? tweet me@randyk
for us tonight. ac "360" starts now. >>> from cnn world headquarters in atlanta, this is "early start weekend." >>> the largest mass shooting in u.s. history. a gunman opens fire in a colorado movie theater, wounding 58, killing 12. and we can now tell you two more of their names. >> he had his hair painted red. he said he was the joker. #. >> new details revealed about the suspected shooter. he lived alone, kept to himself. but james holmes was also a one-time ph.d. canned tate and an honor student. more on the man now in custody. plus -- >> i personally have never seen anything like whathe pictures show us is in there. >> trip wires, gas canisters, booby-traps. an apartment so dangerous law enforcement still can't get inside. we'll take you live to the suspect's building. it's saturday, july 21st. good morning, everyone. i'm gary tuchman. a little over 24 hours ago the nation first heard the news. a shooter opened fire inside a crowded theater. 12 people dead, 58 others injured. as many as 11 of those are in the hospital in critical condition. we'll get you out to the scene in just
been kidnapped in that area this year. the u.s. embassy in cairo saying we are in close touch with the egyptian authorities who are doing everything they can to bring about the safe release of the american tourists. joining me from jordan is elise. good morning. tell us what is different about this kidnapping than the others we have seen this year. >> reporter: yes, randi. the reason it's different is this time the kidnappers are usually doing these kind of things for money. this time, they have an agenda. they have relatives that have been detained on drug charges and they want to let them go. it's more complicated than getting that money to them. they get released right away. this time, it's more complex. >> they are making specific demands to have their relatives released? >> specific demands to have relatives released. the americans are saying they are working with the egyptian authorities, but they have their own laws. a lot of times, you don't negotiate with kidnappers or those kind of people. it's more complex than just giving them their money and letting the people go.
will use it as a healing opportunity and a chance to really show solidarity. on an individual basis, today they have grief counseling at a pair of high schools to help people process the trauma. >> jim, i feel so bad fort families of those who lost loved ones. the bodies were in the theater for so long and weren't given the exact word if it was their laughed ones. finally they got the word last night. have the bodies been removed? >> yeah. around 5:00 last night they were able to get all the bodies out of there. it takes a long time for the coroners to come in and the crime scene investigators to come in and process these sites. i know it was very important to the police to make that notification. you be imagine with that many -- that much of a huge shooting site, that many bullets, that many shell casings, what a site that must be to process. >> jim, are police still inside the theater investigating? >> yeah. there's still police over there for sure. the adjoining shopping area, they actually plan on reopening today. the movie theater itself still roped off. still police in there doing th
of homicides hit u.s. cities. chicago compared to afghanistan while a rash of shootings rattle afghanistan. later, a shocking death among the hollywood elite. sage stallone dead at 36. >>> it is saturdays, july 14. good morning. glad you are with us. i'm randi kaye. it is early. hopefully your kids are tucked in bed sleeping like angels. it's what one tennessee woman was hoping for when she adopted a little boy from russia. he was a 7-year-old boy that his mother decided he was mentally unstable. she put him on a plane and returned him like a pair of pants that didn't fit. she was not aware of his mental condition. now, a tennessee judge ordered the mother in this case to pay for the boy's care in russia since legally, she's considered to be his mother. she has to pay $150,000 in back support and fees plus, $1,000 a month until he's 18. he's ten, so it will amount to $246,000, to be exact. the boy wanted to will her. the adoption agency says the boy was not olent. here is my talk back question for you. do you think the mother should have to pay for the boy? should she pay more, less or not
used his movie magic to show the queen teaming up with the james bond actor daniel craig in a scene that seems to show them parachuting into the olympic stadium. but stunt doubles actually jumped from the helicopter. it was not the queen. >>> let's take you over to london's olympic park where amanda davies is joining us this morning. good morning, amanda. we shared some of the highlights with our viewers. what stood out to you in the opening ceremonies? >> dan me boyle called this show the aisles of wonder and it left so many people wondering how on earth he managed to persuade the queen jump out of a helicopter with james bond 007. for me, that was most definitely the highlight. it had everything, not just that kind of humor, it had drama, it had david beckham in a speed boat going down the river thames and then it managed to maintain that great suspend which we had all been talking about, who was going to light the olympic caldron to mark the official opening of the games. and it really kept everybody guessing right down to the moment it happened. david beckham passed the torch to
's all for us tonight. >>> from cnn world headquarters in atlanta, this is "early start weekend." >> this was a storm that obviously came upon us very quickly without a great deal of notice. >> the storm that has left millions without power has now claimed 12 lives. temperatures are still in the triple digits. what could the blackout mean for your safety? >>> an abortion-free state. a new law in mississippi takes effect today. could it force the state's only remaining abortion clinic to close. >>> the highest court has made its decision. one governor says he won't comply. i'll talk with florida governor rick scott about why his state is ignoring the health care ruling. >>> and super guppy has landed. carla, the hologram, is ready to help you. and chicago has a new taxi law for your stomach coming up in "cross country." >>> it is sunday, july 1. good morning, everyone. so glad you're with us. i'm randi kaye. we start this morning with a state of emergency. strong storms are being blamed for at least 12 deaths across the east and into the midwest. people killed by downed trees and
, and none of the hostages were harmed. actually the last time bedouin kidnapped u.s. tourist, the authorities gave in to the bedouin demands and released the prisoners, and the hostage left unharmed. >> so for the family, how long should they expect something like this to go on? >> well, this is the first time that it takes about two days, but we are -- everybody and authority i've spoken to is confident that this will be resolved shortly. the bedouin usually reach some sort of deal with the authorities, and i think it might be resolved sooner than later. >> muhammad fadel fahmy, thank you very much for the update. be sure to stay with us on "early start weekend." in a few moments i'll speak with the family of reverend louis about their efforts to free him and what their mother who is also in egypt told them about what happened. >>> staying in egypt now. a country secretary of state hillary clinton says is in a time of "historic firsts" as it looks to form a government around its first democratically elected president, mohamed morsi. she is there this hour. aides to the secre
you're with us. we start this morning in egypt and the developments in the kidnapping of two americans. one is reverend michelle lewis, the reverend of the free pentecostal church of god in dorchester. his family says he was on a missionary trip when his tour bus was stopped in the sinai peninsula. his family as well as a member of his congregation spoke about the incident and their wishes for his safe return. >> we don't hear any more information than what we hear in the news and what you guys are hearing. we're in good spirits because we know the god that we serve is in control of the matter. the only concern that we have at the moment is that he is diabetic. the longer they hold him, i want to assume that it's not going to work in his favor. >> there's no words i can describe as of right now how we're feeling. it's that we want him returned to boston safely. >> the family also said that the woman taken with pastor louis is named lisa alphonse. muhammad fidel hami joins me from cairo. is there any movement in getting these folks released? >> i just got off the phone with the head of
, into the central u.s. with columbia, south carolina, reaching 109 degrees. a lot of these have tied or exceeded records for the date. nashville yesterday, 109. and we did see 107 degrees for the afternoon on saturday. friday was 109 degrees. all right. look at those heat indices and record high temperatures expected all the way from st. louis to atlanta, into the carolinas. so those people who were suffering as far as the storms were concerned, as we saw on friday -- as a matter of fact, i'll go ahead and show you that right now. this is referred to as a duratio. that means a strong line of storms that moves very, very quickly. it moved from indiana and ohio and raced toward the eastern seaboard. there you can see these waves that moved in advance toward the virginia and into kentucky regions where we saw widespread damage. let's go ahead and show you some of the video. this coming out of arlington, virginia. between virginia and maryland, they had six fatalities. some of the winds were estimated up to about 80 miles per hour. downed trees, downed power lines, and as i said yesterday, still mil
community, floodwaters rose seven meters, 23 feet, overnight. cnn, atlanta. >>> back here in the u.s., police broke up a major drug trafficking operation in tempe, arizona. investigators say it was run by a mexican drug cartel. 20 people were arrested, and authorities seized three tons of marijuana and more than $2 million in cash. >>> let's get to new information on that mystery illness that is killing children in cambodia. doctors now think that they may have found a common link. it's called the ev-71 virus. in adults it is usually fought by a healthy immune system. for children it can cause paralysis and death. also there is no effective vaccine. we have more live from phnom penh. do they know if this ev71 is for sure the cause? >> reporter: no. the answer to that just plainly is no. they've not -- they're not sure whether or not this is the cause. this is not determined. they haven't said yes, it's ev71, the culprit. what they're doing is they're doing more tests to try and determine exactly what the cause might be. the world health organization was clear in saying that this new
is coming to visit with the families of the victims of the shooting. can you tell us more about the agenda? is he going to be at the hospital, where will he be? >> we're not exactly sure where he'll go. he's expected to land later this afternoon and speak with family members of people who were deceased. maybe people who were shot and survived, he'll also meet with local leaders. he won't go to the vigil tonight. a lot of local leaders will be spoking, prayers, things like that. a lot of people in the community are looking forward to that as an opportunity to all be together. that's this evening in aurora. >> and tomorrow, james holmes, we've opinion talking about there all weekend, will have his first court hearing. he hasn't been charged yet. what can we expect to happen tomorrow? >> reporter: sure. like a lot of first appearances in court, often sometime barely anything happens. they may charge him, they may not. a lot of the court documents are sealed at this point so we don't know. but it will be the press' and public's first chance to see this man. the alleged shooter in this case, af
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